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Senate Public Bill
40th Parliament, 2nd Session
January 26, 2009 - December 30, 2009
Text of the Bill
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An Act to amend the Criminal Code (lottery schemes)
Last Stage Completed
Second Reading in the Senate (2009-09-29)
Progress: Second Reading in the Senate
Coming Into Force
2. This Act comes into force on a day, not later than three years after the day on which it receives royal assent, to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council after the governments of the provinces and territories have been offered an opportunity by the Government of Canada to participate in consultations on its implementation.

The information on this page is current as of   January 15, 2020

The coming into force provisions in LEGISinfo are excerpted from the text of the bill as introduced and given first reading. The information is not updated to reflect amendments made to bills during the legislative process. Where an Act comes into force on a day or days to be fixed by order of the Governor in Council, additional dates of commencement are added once an order is issued. Where an Act or a provision thereof is silent as to its commencement, it comes into force on the day it receives Royal Assent.

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